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Presentation information available from the webinar on newborns and the inpatient transition

On Monday, No. 23, the Mississippi Division of Medicaid hosted a webinar on newborns and the inpatient transition for providers and hospitals. The transition of inpatient services into our managed care program, MississippiCAN, is effective Dec. 1, 2015.

Representatives from Medicaid addressed changes affecting newborns and covered numerous topics, including: observation, concurrent review, notification, the newborn form, prior authorization, neonatal intensive-care unit policies, interim billing, enrollment challenges and more.

The information presented and a frequently asked questions document are also available by clicking on the links below:

To view all available information about the inpatient services transition into our managed care program, MississippiCAN, visit the Inpatient Transition Information webpage.

Your questions and concerns are important to us. For that reason, we have a dedicated email box for the inpatient transition. We encourage you to submit your questions about the inpatient transition and your inquiry will be addressed. Please don’t hesitate to contact us by emailing